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Congress May Make Use of All Tech Illegal in the Car

Episode 973

With over 3,000 people a year dying in automobile accidents caused by cellphone use, the NTSB is poised to make a series of voluntary recommendations which would be phased in over the next three years to give automakers time to incorporate them. The recommendations will alter how cellphones will be used in the car and will include:

Disabling Manual Text Entry
Disabling video calls or displays
Disabling text display